2018 Jeep Renegade in the Jeep lineup offer , remains in the last place, at least when looking at the size of the vehicle. The segment of small SUVs is in the growth stage, and almost all car manufacturers are trying to include at least one such model in the offer. Although Jeep is primarily an American brand, the design of this model had a great impact on the ideas of the European branch of the FCA Group. Without significant changes for the new model year, the 2018 Jeep Renegade continues to offer quite a lot of interesting things in terms of size and price.
By dividing the platform with the Fiat 500X model, the 2018 Renegade is European-oriented. It is one of the most affordable SUVs on the market. On offer underneath all Jeep models, Grand Cherokee, Cherokee, Wrangler, Compass and Patriot. Regardless of the position, the 2018 Jeep Renegade is the only compact crossover with a combination of manual transmission and four-wheel drive.
2018 Jeep Renegade Design
Most Jeep models have gone through the redesign phase to this model year. The Renegade SUV was introduced in 2015, and since then, the company has only trained him to offer the package of equipment. Additional benefits, this and such a very interesting model, only make it more demanding and more sold. For this reason, in 2018 Renegade SUV, another two trims are expected. These are the 2018 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk, and the Jeep Renegade Sport. The first one is a highly capable model with Jeep Active Drive Low, 20: 1 crawl ratio and Rock mode. This trim level with special convenient off-road driving is present with all SUVs of the Jeep brand.
The Renegade SUV is designed in the USA. The main competitors in the market are Nissan Juke, Mazda CX-3, Honda HR-V and Toyota C-HR. Unlike the Wrangler model, the 2018 Jeep Renegade is more stylish and flair. Renegade offers more comfort and practicality.
Specs and Price
It is not expected to change the drive units that have been offered so far. These are the turbo engine 1.4 L I4, and the optional 2.4 L four-cylinder. The first engine, with less capacity, has 160 hp, 184 lb.-ft, and more powerful 184 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque. These engines will be offered with a nine-speed automatic transmission. The 4×4 technology is taken from the Compass model. With the Renegade 2018 model, this option includes two off-road capable 4×4 systems. Jeep Active Drive and Active Drive Low 4×4 systems. The Select-Terrain system offers five different modes of driving the new Renegade SUV. Auto, snow, sand and mud modes, plus exclusive rock mode. The last listed, rock mode is only available with the Trailhawk model. EPA rating Jeep Renegade SUV is 9.9 l/100 km in the city and 7.0 l/100 km on the highway.
Given that there will not be any changes in the external design of the vehicle, there is no need for the price to be in any way altered from the current Renegade SUV. 2018 Renegade Sport, as a base model, has a price of $ 17,995. The next model is Renegade Latitude with a price of $ 21,495. A little less than $ 4,000 in comparison to Latitude, it’s worth the trim of a limited amount. 2018 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk will have a price tag of $ 26,895.